Terms of use

The materials on the Plan Review Checklist Website, also known as myCLSS.ca (the "Website"), which may include text, images and other materials (the "Material"), are provided jointly by the Association of Canada Lands Surveyors ("ACLS") and the Surveyor General Branch ("SGB") of the Department of Natural Resources Canada. By accessing the Website, or downloading, or submitting any content, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below ("Terms and Conditions"). If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, do not access the Website.

Copyright / Permission to Reproduce

Materials on this Website were produced and/or compiled jointly by the ACLS and the SGB for the purpose of providing users with direct access to information about the programs and services offered jointly by the ACLS and the SGB.

The Material on this Website is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of Materials without written permission.

Non-commercial Reproduction

Information on this Website has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for personal and public non-commercial use and may be reproduced, in part or in whole and by any means, without charge or further permission from the Government of Canada or the ACLS.

For ACLS license holders, information on this Website can also be used to assist them in carrying out their surveying activities as Canada Lands Surveyors but not to commercialize any product.

We ask only that:

  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the Material reproduced;

  • The ACLS and SGB are identified as the source; and,

  • The reproduction is not represented as an official version of the Material reproduced, nor as having been made in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the ACLS and SGB.

Hyperlinking Notice

The Website has links to other useful sites on the Internet, including sites of other government agencies. If you follow any link to a location outside the Website, you should refer to that site's own privacy policy. Links to websites not under the control of the ACLS or the SGB are provided solely for the convenience of users. The ACLS and the SGB are not responsible for the accuracy, currency or the reliability of the content, and do not offer any guarantee in that regard, and are not responsible for the information found through these links, nor endorse the sites and their content. Also users should be aware that information offered by non-Government of Canada sites that are not subject to the Official Languages Act and to which the Website links, may be available only in the language(s) used by the sites in question.

Reproduction of Symbols

The official symbols of the Government of Canada, including the "Canada" wordmark, the Arms of Canada, and the flag symbol may not be reproduced, whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes, without written authorization. Request for authorization from the Treasury Board Secretariat may be addressed to: information@fip-pcim.gc.ca

Federal Identity Program Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
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The official symbols of the Association of Canadian Land Surveyors may not be reproduced, whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes, without written authorization. Request for authorization from the Association of Canada Land Surveyors may be directed to: http://www.acls-aatc.ca/node/237


The ACLS, the SGB, and Natural Resources Canada, do not assume any liability deemed to have been caused directly or indirectly by any content on the Website.

Your use of materials or tools provided on the Website constitutes your acceptance of agreement of the Terms and Conditions stated on the Website.